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Famous 1920s modernist US writer F. Scott Fitzgerald and his eccentric Flapper socialite wife Zelda Sayre's relationship began quite passionately, but he slowly fell into alcoholism and she was eventually diagnosed with schizophrenia.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Natasha Richardson ... Zelda Fitzgerald
Timothy Hutton ... F. Scott Fitzgerald
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Rutanya Alda
Sylvie Boucher ... Lounge Singer
Cecile Clermont Cecile Clermont ... Woman at Bistro
Catherine Colvey ... Sara Murphy
Marie-Josée Croze ... Nanny
Julia Devin Julia Devin
Jon DeVries Jon DeVries ... Gerald Murphy
Claude Foisy ... Ballet Pianist
Daniel Gerroll ... Maxwell Perkins
Jane Gibson Jane Gibson ... Girl at River
Spalding Gray ... Sayre
Una Kay Una Kay ... Woman at Murphys'
Robert Knepper ... Wilson
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Famous 1920s modernist US writer F. Scott Fitzgerald and his eccentric Flapper socialite wife Zelda Sayre's relationship began quite passionately, but he slowly fell into alcoholism and she was eventually diagnosed with schizophrenia.

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Biography | Drama

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Country:

Canada | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 November 1993 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Zeldan elämä See more »

Filming Locations:

Montréal, Québec, Canada

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Production Co:

Tanner Pictures See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Intriguing!
20 December 1998 | by ariel-17See all my reviews

It at times was a little long, but the content was incredible.

I learned a lot about the life of F. Scott Fitzgerald, more than I ever knew about him. The movie was intriguing because his personal life was more interesting than any book someone could have written. Well worth watching.


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